In St. Lucia, UNICEF provides aid to victims of Hurricane Tomas
CASTRIES, St. Lucia, 11 November 2010 – As the fury of Hurricane Tomas’ savage winds and lashing rain proceeded to tear their home apart, Michelle Francis instinctively swept up her two daughters Naphia, 6, and Janelle, 3, and clutching them both tightly under each arm, managed to escape headlong into the raging storm.
At St. Lucia match, India and Afghanistan team up to end polio
RODNEY BAY, St. Lucia, 10 May 2010 – For the first time ever, the cricket teams of India and Afghanistan recently came together, playing a match here in St. Lucia in solidarity against the scourge of polio.
England cricketers inspire youths and support AIDS campaign in St. Lucia
ST. LUCIA, Eastern Caribbean, 20 March 2007 – England cricketers took time off from the ICC Cricket World Cup 2007 on Monday to meet local young people here and show their support for the global campaign on children and AIDS.
Kenyan and Canadian cricketers visit Boys’ Training Centre in St. Lucia
CASTRIES, St. Lucia, 16 March 2007 – Twenty-seven young boys living away from their homes and families – some abused or abandoned, others in conflict with the law – got a special treat when cricketers from the Kenyan and Canadian teams took time from their busy schedules to visit the UNICEF-supported Boys’ Training Centre in Gros Islet, St. Lucia, where the boys stay.